South Philly High teacher wins $20K award for ed-tech startup
By staff and wire services reports
May 9th, 2013
Creating social networks to help kids share books. Data-mining to pinpoint potential dropouts from online courses. Sending digital "nudges" about good study habits to the smartphones of college students. These days, it seems everyone is an ed-tech entrepreneur, The Notebook Blog reports. "I think educational technology is going to transform education," said Bobbi Kurshan, executive director of academic innovation at the University of Pennsylvania's Graduate School of Education...